Romanian soldiers feed pigeons in front of their tank in Timisoara on December 25th, 1989. Photograph: Michel Gangne/AFP/Getty Images

In the beautiful old Romanian city of Timisoara a short stroll south of Liberty Square will bring you to a nondescript old building. Entering through (...)

Wilfried Martens: was the longest-serving Belgian prime minister since the second World War

Former Belgian prime minister Wilfried Martens, who has died aged 77, was a dominant force in Belgian politics and headed nine administrations between(...)